They are both sports that involve team leadership and also sportsmanship. The sports require the whole team to harmonize to be able to be the best. A second reason of how the teams are alike would be they both involve uniforms. To be able to play the sport in today’s society it is required that the whole team has to have the same kind of uniform on. This is so the players in the games and so the spectators will be able to recognize who is on the same team.
Thirdly, they are both American loved. Although both of the sports did not originate from the United States, they both have become a family fun, and an amazing spectator sport. Millions of people come from all over the world to watch professional athletes battle it out to see who the best is. Fourthly, both sports involve a ball to play with. This requires one to have extremely good hand and eye coordination to be good at either one of these sports. And finale, both sports have guidelines/rules.
To be able to play at a professional league one has to undergo many test and requirements to just be able to play on the team. There are very many rules in both of the games. There are many more reasons of how these sports are alike, but just as a sport can be alike they can also be different in many ways.